Georgia Congressional Delegation Fights for Specialty Crops

Abigail Taylor Industry News Release, NAFTA, Top Posts

Contact: Rachel Ledbetter, 202-225-6531 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, members of the Georgia Congressional Delegation, led by U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08), sent a letter to Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, United States Trade Representative. The letter urges a separate domestic industry provision for perishable and seasonable products in antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings through North American Free…

Specialty Crop Growers Want Changes to NAFTA

Abigail Taylor NAFTA, Top Posts, Trade

Specialty crop growers are more than ready to see changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). While certain agriculture industries have fared well from the agreement, such as potatoes, apples and cherries, specialty crops have not. Established in 1994, NAFTA created free trade between the United States, Canada and Mexico. However, the United…